1 CD / Musical Concepts / 2011-08-16Works: Henry Purcell: Oedipus, incidental music; I gave her cakes and I gave her ale, catch for 3 voices, Z. 256; 'Tis wine was made to rule the day, for soprano, chorus & continuo, Z. 546; Work(s); Yorkshi...
Performers: Esswood, Paul [Vocals]; Etheridge, Brian; Griffett, James; James, David; Lewington, James; Partridge, Ian [Tenor Vocals]; Smith, Kevin [Countertenor Vocal]; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]; Thompson, Ian
Conductors: Brown, Mark
Ensemble: Pro Cantione Antiqu
An impassioned and boisterous collection of song from Purcell, showcasing his talents for both official, courtly music and the less "polite" songs of the tavern....continue...
Recording information: Bavaria (1973/1976)....continue...
2 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2010-07-13Works: Claudio Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine
Performers: Crook, Howard [Tenor Vocals]; Kendall, William; Kooij, Peter [Bass Vocal]; Laurens, Guillemette; Mellon, Agnes [Soprano Vocal]; O'Beirn, Gerhard; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Herreweghe, Philippe
Ensemble: Les Sacqueboutiers
Recording information: Abbaye-aux-Dames, Saintes (Charentes-Maritimes) (07/1986)....continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 2010-03-09Works: Claudio Monteverdi: Su le penne de' venti (Prologue to "La Maddalena" by Gio. Battista Andreini), for tenor & 5 instrume; Confitebor tibi, Domine II, motet for 3 voices & 2 violins (from Salve morale...
Performers: Kirkby, Emma; Partridge, Ian [Tenor Vocals]; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Holman, Peter; Goodman, Roy
Ensemble: Parley of Instruments
'Music of exhilarating inspiration, superbly performed. A recording as near as may be to the ideal ... a very remarkable recording indeed. For audiophile and...continue...
Recording information: Parish Church of St. Jude-on-the-Hill, London NW 11, En (02/02/1981-02/03/1981)....continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2009-04-29Works: George Frederick Handel: Coronation Anthems (4); Dixit Dominus; Blessed Are They That Considereth the Poor (Foundling Hospital Anthem), HWV 268; Utrecht Te Deum, HWV 278; Jubilate (Utrecht), canticle...
Performers: Black, Neil; Brett, Charles; Buchanan, Isobel; Chance, Michael [Counter Tenor Vocals]; Covey-Crump, Rogers; Crabtree, Libby; Dart, Thurston; Elliot, Paul [Tenor Vocals]; Elwes, John; Farnes, Richard ...
Conductors: Willcocks, David; Cleobury, Stephen; Hill, David; Preston, Simon
Ensemble: ; Academy of Ancient Music; English Chamber Orchestra; Winchester Cathedral Choir
1 CD / Decca Import / 2007-07-02Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Mass in C minor, K 427 (417a) "Great"
Performers: Ainsley, John Mark; Augér, Arleen [Soprano]; Dawson, Lynne [Soprano Vocals]; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Smith, Julian; Hogwood, Christopher
Ensemble: Winchester Cathedral Choir
The Mass in C minor is probably the most opulent and complete of all Mozart's choral works. Hogwood's interpretation remains very close to the composer's...continue...
6 CD / Nimbus Records / 2002-10-01Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony no 41 in C major, K 551 "Jupiter"; Concerto for Piano no 20 in D minor, K 466; Serenade no 6 in D major, K 239 "Serenata notturna"; Concerto for Horn no 2 in E flat ...
Performers: Bernheimer, Julia; Giménez, Raúl [Tenor Vocals]; Halstead, Anthony [Horn/Conductor]; Hill, Martyn [Tenor Vocals]; Janowitz, Gundula [Soprano vocals]; Kite, Christopher; Lawson, Colin; S...
Conductors: Goodman, Roy; Tortelier, Yan Pascal; Wordsworth, Barry
Ensemble: Hanover Band; Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra; Scottish Chamber Orchestra
2 CD / Decca Import / 1997-11-10Works: Claudio Monteverdi: Madrigals, Book 4, for 5 voices, SV 75-93; Con che soavità, labbra odorate, madrigal for soprano and instruments (from Book 7), SV 139; Madrigals, Book 8; Madrigals, Book 7...
Performers: Cornwell, Joseph; Elliot, Paul [Tenor Vocals]; Holden, Poppy; King, Andrew [Tenor]; Kirkby, Emma; Milne, John; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]; Tubb, Evelyn [Soprano Vocal]; Wistreich, Richard [Bass Vocal...
Conductors: Rooley, Anthony
Ensemble: Consort of Musicke
2 CD / Decca / 1997-10-14Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Missa in honorem BVM, for soloists, chorus, organ & orchestra in E flat major ("Missa St. Joseph" /; Missa Cellensis, for soloists, chorus, organ & orchestra in C major ("Cantata ...
Performers: Covey-Crump, Rogers; Hill, Martyn [Tenor Vocals]; Hogwood, Christopher [Conductor]; Kirkby, Emma; Nelson, Judith [Soprano Vocal]; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music (UK)
1 CD / Warner Classics / 1995-05-02Works: Henry Purcell: Fairy Queen, Z 629
Performers: Elliot, Paul [Tenor Vocals]; Smith, Jennifer [Vocals]; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]; Varcoe, Stephen [Baritone Vocals]
Conductors: Gardiner, John E.; Wilcock, Elizabeth
Ensemble: Monteverdi Choir
1 CD / Philips / 1985-04-22Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Magnificat; Cantata no 51, "Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen," BWV 51
Performers: Argenta, Nancy; Kirkby, Emma; Kwella, Patrizia; Rolfe Johnson, Anthony [Tenor Vocal]; Steele-Perkins, Crispian [Trumpet]; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Gardiner, John E.
Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists
1 CD / Decca / 1984-09-17Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Requiem in D minor, K 626
Performers: Kirkby, Emma; Rolfe Johnson, Anthony [Tenor Vocal]; Thomas, David [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Hogwood, Christopher
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music